The Madeleine Brand Show for February 17th, 2011

Fashion week may be high on style but low on people of color

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A model walks the runway at The Blonds Fall 2011 fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

As New York Fashion Week draws to a close, the issue of race in the industry has surfaced once again. Robin Givhan, special correspondent for style and culture at the Daily Beast and Newsweek, weighs in on the issue.


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